Houses for Sale in Cities

Old Houses for Sale in Cities

What is it about city life that makes one never want to sleep? If the stuff of your dreams includes stoops, sidewalks and twilight rooftop dinners, take a peek inside some of our favorite urban dwellings currently on the market. From townhouses to pieds-a-terre to palaces in the sky, it’s all inside. DREAM BIG. DREAM TALL.

c. 1912
  • Marine City, Michigan
  • $875,000

This 2-acre waterfront legacy estate features a massive home with 1st-floor primary bedroom and a separate garage full mid-century modern apartment and workshop. Sitting directly on the St. Lawrence Seaway where you can watch seagoing vessels from all over the world sailing by. Spectacular views from every room with large windows. Wrap around expansive decks […]

c. 1931
  • Algonac, Michigan
  • $1,750,000

Waterfront! Massive historical brick colonial on 1.8 acres south-facing on North Channel, which connects all the Great Lakes. This property is currently being used as a single-family residence but is bed and breakfast certified. It has it all with a newly renovated boat house, indoor and outdoor boat lifts, a 4-car detached garage with a […]

c. 1885
  • Marine City, Michigan
  • $749,900

The Heather House. A massive 3-story Victorian Mansion with a basement was built in 1885 and converted into a successful bed and breakfast in 1991. The crown jewel of Marine City, MI a revived old shipping town that was home to sailors and freighter captains as a gateway to Lake Huron, Superior, and Michigan. This […]

c. 1888
  • Redlands, California
  • $969,900

Welcome to the 1888 home built by Walter Butler, an engineer on the Bear Valley Dam. It is designed in the Queen Anne Style with a Gothic influence, This Victorian home supports five gables with decorative fish scale siding. The porch has been restored with new railings and spandrels. High style Victorian double door enter […]

c. 1895
  • Waxahachie, Texas
  • $479,900

This lovely simple Queen Anne Victorian home is an Historical Designated Home in the “North Rogers Street Historic District”.  Built in 1895, the design is a larger modified L- plan cottage on a corner lot and surrounded by Crepe Myrtle Trees,  A large wrap around porch extends the full length of the south façade of […]

Wake up to the sun rising over the view that named Richmond. Jump out of bed ready to face the day and enjoy your morning coffee with views of the James and views of the city! This lovingly updated historic Church Hill home is perfect for entertaining both inside and out, with the gourmet kitchen […]

In sight of the Manoogian Mansion, 360 Lodge is located in the exclusive Historic Joseph Berry Subdivision. The early 1900s built Tudor Revival home is over 7,000 sq ft of living space spanning across 3 finished levels including 6-8 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, 4 fireplaces & an attached 2 car garage. Originally designed by Robert O. […]

c. 1870
  • Lexington, Missouri
  • $379,000

Welcome to this fabulous,  custom-designed 1870s Queen Anne Victorian Dream Home! This solid brick home, located in downtown Main Street Lexington has had a major, high-end restoration. Gorgeous full-length stained glass windows shed beautiful sunlight throughout. Almost everything brand new-NEW A/C & ductwork, plumbing, sewer lines, new electrical, new lighting, refinished hardwoods, new deep oversized […]

c. 1885
  • Palatka, Florida
  • $375,000

This beautiful Circa 1885 Eastern Stick Frame Victorian is located in the heart of Palatka’s North Historic District also known as Reid’s Garden.  The home has retained its original character while offering modern amenities.  It includes a wrap-around front porch, fireplaces, original hardwood floors throughout, an amazing sleeping porch on the second level, a cozy […]

c. 1905
  • Mount Vernon, New York
  • $2,295,000

Location, location, location! This grand 6 bedroom 4.1 bath colonial located on a super quiet street in the lovely Aubyn Manor enclave of Mount Vernon is incredibly convenient for its proximity to Bronxville Village shops and train. Magnificent 1905 architectural features and superb original detailing throughout. Set majestically on an acre of well landscaped property, […]

c. 1938
  • Augusta , Georgia
  • $999,000

Seldom does a property of this caliber, located on one of Augusta’s most prestigious brick streets, come up for sale. This historic home built by notable Willis Irvin features 5,100 square feet, 5 bedrooms and a possible 6th bedroom in the 3rd floor walk-up attic space. 4 of the 5 bedrooms have en suite bathrooms. […]

Beautiful 1896 double galleried EEHD home with modern amenities. Located on one of the most historic streets in Galveston, this 3 bed /3.5 bath has it all! The current owner has updated it for 21st century living. Architectural highlights abound from the wood floors to the sweeping center stairwell. Each bedroom comes with an en-suite […]

c. 1907
  • Greenwich, Connecticut
  • $1,990,000

Quite possibly one of the best locations in Downtown Greenwich! This oversized .36 acre lot is ideal and in the heart of town. Situated close to Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich Train Station, Island Beach Ferry, Bruce Park and Julian Curtis School, this is convenience at its best.

c. 1909
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • $1,500,000

Rare opportunity to own a Grand Estate home in an exceptional location. Dubbed “Maison Rex” by the last owners this 7 bedroom, 5 plus bath, almost 10,000 sf residence sits perched atop 1.5 lush acres on one of Chestnut Hill’s most coveted streets, steps from two Wissahickon Creek Trailheads, the Highland train station and all […]

c. 1899
  • Winter Park, Florida
  • $15,000,000

“THE PALMS” also known as the “Edward Hill Brewer Home” is a landmark, historic residence located on a magnificent lakefront property in the premier city of Winter Park, Florida. In 1982, The Palms was listed in the U.S. Government National Register of Historic Places, a program that identifies, evaluates, and protects America’s historic resources. Winter […]

Watch the Virtual Tour here. First public offering. Constructed in 1894 by the Burr family, the three-story, seven-bedroom Victorian is part stately city house, part relaxed farmhouse. It stands on the northern end of Myrtle Avenue where it’s quieter and residential. Finished in well-maintained clapboard siding and fishlap shingles in a subtle color palette, the home’s […]

c. 1969
  • Walnut Creek, California
  • $2,350,000

Designed by legendary architect Claude Oakland, and built by Eichler homes in 1969, this extraordinary masterpiece is truly awe inspiring and a tribute to mid-century modern architecture and a tribute to California living. Affectionately known as the “Super H”, this Super-Eichler boasts an extensive single level floor plan of 2,448 measured square feet featuring a […]

c. 1830
  • Roslyn, New York
  • $2,999,000

Welcome to Montrose (Clovercraft) in the Heart of Roslyn Harbor. Overlooking Hempstead Harbor on 1.4 lush acres sits the stately former home of William Cullen Bryant. Built in the 1800s and lovingly lived-in and maintained by the same family for the last 50 years, this home exudes warmth, history, character and craftsmanship. Three stories offering […]

THE MONTGOMERY HOUSE est. 1874 – Its sunny, romantic wrap-around porch and large windows overlooking downtown Ojai is home to the famous Porch Gallery, unique as both a historic residence & eclectic Gallery space! A classic Victorian, the third oldest building in town, was built by Ojai Pioneer John Montgomery. A celebrated Gallery and Beato […]

c. 1874
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • $7,800,000

Built in 1874 by renowned architects Peabody and Stearns, and lovingly maintained by the same family since 1944, this handsome five story brick and brownstone building, located in the heart of the Back Bay, is close to the Boston Public Garden, Charles River Esplanade, Newbury Street shops, restaurants and so much more. This American Academic […]

c. 1840
  • Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • $950,000

The Charles A Cooper House is a Local Historic Landmark in Old Salem. Based on old photos, partially excavated foundation, and tons of research, the home has been reconstructed to its original 1840’s appearance by historic home builder Steven Cole. Features many reclaimed doors and iron work from the 1700’s, full mortise and peg windows […]

Magical Sunset Hill home. This truly unique gem of a Historical home was built as a 4 story cliff dwelling overlooking the Country Club Plaza w/ panoramic views of the East, North, and NE, which takes advantage of the natural light & terrain. There’s a magical storybook Hansel & Gretel warmth here. It looks like […]

c. 1820
  • New Orleans, Louisiana
  • $730,000

Watch the Virtual Tour here! This rare and extraordinary single-family home is a combination of an 1820s masonry Creole Cottage and a later 1880s frame addition. Located in the vibrant and historic neighborhood of Treme, the house has four bedrooms and three full bathrooms with a private brick-laid courtyard. It was exhaustively renovated in 2015 […]

c. 1740
  • Old Saybrook, Connecticut
  • $1,100,000

Built in 1790, the James Pharmacy originally served as the general store for the Humphrey Pratt Tavern and formerly stood adjacent to the Humphrey Pratt Tavern at the corner of Main Street and the Old Boston Post Road. It was moved to Pennywise Lane by a team of oxen in 1877. Humphrey Pratt was the […]

c. 1886
  • Cheyenne, Wyoming
  • $555,000

This lovely Victorian (the ‘Dillman House’) is full of history and love. Having multiple upgrades has allowed this home to keep the historical charm while providing modern amenities. The house boasts a tandem four car garage with a large unfinished space upstairs for a future apartment or living space. The property has three porches – […]

Exceptional Steamboat Gothic Historic Home built in 1902 and located in the Old Dauphin Way Historic District! This home offers double wrap around front porches, an open foyer with beautiful staircase, and a spacious central hall. The large formal living room has a marble fireplace and there’s a large dining room.  The beautiful eat-in kitchen […]

c. 1921
  • Cornwall, Connecticut
  • $1,495,000

Rarely does such an opportunity present itself in one of the most sought-after locations in Litchfield County, bucolic Cornwall, CT’s Cream Hill Lake region. This magical 1921 center stair colonial is a mere one hundred and one years old, and is just steps to Cream Hill Lake and its public / private beach club. The […]

c. 1908
  • Bedford Hills, New York
  • $6,900,000

So ahead of its time. This sensational Colonial Shingle built in 1908—the year Thomas Edison declared “Anything, everything, is possible!”—is not only one of Bedford’s most exceptional houses in a premier estate locale, but the epitome of unpretentious modern luxury living. And modern working, of course. The ultimate family compound—long before the work-from-home concept–this spacious […]

A transcendent property enveloped in natural splendor, Buckhorn is a dazzling 15-acre sanctuary hosting several homes, a pool, a pool house, and a museum-quality Art Barn. Highlighted by lush lawns, a sparkling lake, and light woodland, the enchanting setting borders the Morgenthau Nature Preserve while showcasing superb gardens and a glorious old apple orchard. The […]

c. 1900
  • Ashland, Oregon
  • $1,475,000

The impeccably restored award-winning 1900 Coolidge-estate House and 2016 guest home are sited on a stunningly landscaped 1/3-acre corner lot in the desirable Skidmore Academy Historic District, just five flat blocks from Ashland’s downtown plaza, OSF theaters and Lithia Park. The re-imagined home design features a first-floor Master + elegance and functionality, preserving significant historic […]

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